SAN FRANCISCO, CA, January 8, 2015 — Valor Water Analytics is one of 12 companies from a global pool of 100 applicants selected to participate in the 2015 Imagine H2O Water Infrastructure Challenge. Valor Water Analytics is a subscription-based software as a service product that delivers a suite of business intelligence tools for water utilities to address financial issues such as conservation, revenue risk, and affordability by leveraging utilities’ own data. Current California customers include Sonoma County Water Agency and Valley of the Moon Water District. Valor Water’s full suite of Customer Water Sales Analytics deliver utilities 6% net revenue increase – these are dollars needed to reinvest in infrastructure and keep water affordable to communities.
Valor Water, or its predecessors, have sold its products to ten different utilities in three states to date. The utilities have been positive in their review of the service: “What business wouldn’t want to understand customer behavior better? … It was eye opening to see that most of our revenue comes from the water users and that this phenomenon was magnified by recent droughts and conservation efforts.” General Manager, Clayton County Water Authority.
Valor Water Analytics President, Dr. Christine Boyle, is thrilled to join the Imagine H2O field. “Imagine H2O represents the leading edge of solutions to the global water challenge and Valor Water is excited to be part of this water tech network and use the opportunity to fuel global growth.” Imagine H2OTM is the leading accelerator for water technology, today announced 12 finalists selected to advance to its water tech Accelerator Program. These 12 startups competed in Imagine H2O’s 6th annual Business Innovations Competition to receive mentorship from industry leaders, introduction to investors and a global network of beta customers and utilities. These companies join Imagine H2O’s portfolio of water startups, which represents over $1 in every $10 of early stage water financing.
About Valor Water Analytics, Inc.
Valor Water Analytics was founded in November 2013 in San Francisco by Christine E. Boyle, PhD.
Valor Water Analytics develops customer sales monitoring tools allowing utilities to track and measure their utility’s revenue, customer behaviors, and affordability through a set of propriety analytics. The Valor Water Utility Solution integrates each utility’s own data into a web-based tool as every utility has unique customers and policies. This set of solutions was developed by Dr. Boyle while at the University of North Carolina’s Environmental Finance Center. Valor Water Analytics, Inc. is a woman-owned business.
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